All 34 shared rooms feature free local calls. Bathrooms are shared.
This smoke-free hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, a computer station, and a picnic area. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café and laundry facilities. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of airport drop-off service.
Sights within a 30-minute walk of this Addington hostel include Addington Raceway and Hagley Cricket Oval.
30 Oct. 2019 by Nikki
Hi there and thank you for taking the time to rate your stay with us. It's great to get such a high score and we agree that we're in such a great location! Thanks again and we'd love to see you back in Jail another time! Kind regards, Nikki and the Jailhouse team
5 Aug. 2019 by Nikki
Thank you so much for giving our hostel a fantastic 5 star rating! We're really happy to hear that you had a great experience and we'd love to see you back in Jail another time. Once again thank you for your valuable feedback. Kind regards, Nikki and the Jailhouse team
4 Sep. 2018 by Nikki
Hi and thank you so much for taking the time to rate our hostel. We're so pleased that our hostel clearly lived up to your expectations and good to know you had fun and a great nights sleep in Jail. Thanks once again for all the positive comments and we hope to see you back in Jail again very soon, Kind regards, Nikki and the Jailhouse team
18 Sep. 2018 by Nikki
Hi there and thank you for taking the time to rate our hostel. We agree that we're in such a great location. The vibrant suburb of Addington has many cool bars, cafes and eateries. We're an easy walking distance to the rugby stadium, Horncastle Arena, Court Theatre and Railway Station We really appreciate the feedback and hope to see you back in Jail another time! Kind regards, Nikki and the Jailhouse team
29 May 2018 by Jail Warden
Hi and thanks very much, so glad you enjoyed our unique Jailhouse experience.
There's a coffee shop/café on site. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. The historic Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel also features tour/ticket assistance, a picnic area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free self parking is available. This Christchurch hostel is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Free self parking
Jailhouse Accommodation - Hostel offers 34 shared accommodations with blackout drapes/curtains. This Christchurch hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers.
Special check-in instructions:
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.
This property requires advance payment for late arrivals for bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and a security system in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.
This property does not have a Qualmark® rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.